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Jun 10 2012

Allies Restrict Airstrikes Against Taliban

The New York Times - Global - Sun, 2012-06-10 19:41
The senior allied commander in Afghanistan has ordered new restrictions on airstrikes against Taliban fighters who hide in residential homes, coalition officials said Sunday
Jun 10 2012

DOD could keep big weapons despite automatic spending cuts

The Washington Times - Sun, 2012-06-10 14:46
The Pentagon could hold onto its crown jewel weapon systems even though looming automatic federal spending cuts would inflict a $54 billion gash in the 2013 defense budget, military budget analysts say.
Jun 10 2012

Navy’s next battle: Stopping ‘bath salts’

Navy Times - Sun, 2012-06-10 09:59
While the Navy continues to wrestle with spice use among sailors, a new, dangerous designer drug is gaining popularity — and it has health officials concerned.
Jun 10 2012

Pakistan Calls Panetta Allegations 'Unhelpful'

Fox News - Sun, 2012-06-10 05:34
Pakistan says Defense Secretary's allegations it allows militants to use its territory to stage attacks on U.S. troops in Afghanistan were "misplaced and unhelpful."
Jun 9 2012

Remains of MIA Vietnam War pilot come home

Navy Times - Sat, 2012-06-09 14:22
The remains of a Navy fighter pilot missing in action in the Vietnam War are being returned to his family in Minnesota for burial.
Jun 8 2012

As suicides rise, U.S. military struggles to respond

Navy Times - Fri, 2012-06-08 09:30
Suicides are surging among America’s troops, averaging nearly one a day this year—the fastest pace in the nation’s decade of war.
Jun 7 2012

Sailor dies in Hawaii after going overboard

Navy Times - Thu, 2012-06-07 20:53
A 32-year-old sailor was found dead after going overboard from the Hawaii-based USS Russell.
Jun 7 2012

Dempsey: No permanent U.S. presence in Asia-Pacific

The Washington Times - Thu, 2012-06-07 17:42
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the United States does not intend to establish a permanent Asia-Pacific presence even though the new U.S. military strategy focuses attention on the region.
Jun 7 2012

Indian Carrier to Start Sea Trials

Maritime News - Security - Thu, 2012-06-07 05:52
The Indian navy's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya (ex-Russian Admiral Gorshkov) will depart for the White Sea on Friday to start sea trials, according to a Sevmash shipyard spokesman.
Jun 6 2012

Panetta: Drone Strikes Will Continue

Fox News - Wed, 2012-06-06 19:36
Two days after a drone strike killed Al Qaeda's No. 2, defense secretary dismisses suggestions that the strikes could violate Pakistan's sovereignty.

 
 

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